All posts by Andy Jones-Wilkins

Andy Jones-Wilkins

finished in the top 10 men at the Western States 100 7-straight times. He's sponsored by Patagonia and Drymax socks and is iRunFar's editorialist.

Our Sport is Still in Good Hands
Our Sport is Still in Good Hands
on July 23, 2021
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Looking back on an article from 2013, AJW shows that ultrarunning is still in good hands with younger runners who are now vital members of the community.


Trail Love Letter: The Hardrock 100 from Ouray to Telluride
Trail Love Letter: The Hardrock 100 from Ouray to Telluride
on July 9, 2021
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AJW’s love letter to the Ouray to Telluride section of the Hardrock 100 course in Colorado.


Midyear Resolutions
Midyear Resolutions
on July 2, 2021
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AJW makes some midyear running resolutions for the second half of 2021.


The Story of the 2021 Western States 100
The Story of the 2021 Western States 100
on June 25, 2021
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AJW writes about how the very fact that the 2021 Western States 100 is taking place is special.


World’s End 100k: My First DNF
World’s End 100k: My First DNF
on June 11, 2021
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AJW writes about his first DNF in a long ultrarunning career.


Trail Love Letter: The Western States Trail From Last Chance to Michigan Bluff
Trail Love Letter: The Western States Trail From Last Chance to Michigan Bluff
on June 4, 2021
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AJW’s love letter to the Western States Trail between Last Chance and Michigan Bluff.


When Dangerous Weather Hits
When Dangerous Weather Hits
on May 28, 2021
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AJW reflects on dangerous weather conditions he’s previously experienced while running ultramarathons.


Forty-One Years at the American River 50 Mile: The Longevity of Tim Twietmeyer
Forty-One Years at the American River 50 Mile: The Longevity of Tim Twietmeyer
on May 14, 2021
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A picture of longevity, American ultrarunning icon Tim Twietmeyer has run the American River 50 Mile 41 times.


Trail Love Letter: The Duncan Ridge Trail
Trail Love Letter: The Duncan Ridge Trail
on May 7, 2021
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AJW’s love letter to Georgia’s rugged and difficult Duncan Ridge Trail.


Fatigue Resistance and Ultrarunning
Fatigue Resistance and Ultrarunning
on April 30, 2021
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AJW writes about the emergent scientific idea that endurance-athlete performance is linked with high fatigue resistance.